As marketers, we work hard to bring products and campaigns to life through creative, content, media, and of course, people. But in our rush to build our company’s brand, we may forget the importance of building our own personal brand. Enter Pia Marquez, a skilled marketer who knows how to apply her skills to ensure her own brand is positioned for success. In this episode of Happy Marketer Connection, Pia, who is the Digital Marketing Senior Manager at Del Monte, shares how to get started building the one brand that you’ll be promoting your whole life – your own!

Happy Marketer Connection Episode 21
Pia Marquez, Digital Marketing Senior Manager, Del Monte
Theme “Building Your Personal Brand”

Pia Marquez, Del Monte

Pia, a self-described “Full Stack Marketer,” understands the power of branding and marketing, and she knows how to harness that power to champion her career journey.  Hear why it’s important to develop your personal brand, the benefits of working for small and large companies, why marketers should take a page from designers by building their own websites, how to add skills at each stop of your career, cultivating mentors, and finding what you’re truly passionate about.

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Episode 10: Anne Candido, Co-Founder, Forthright People on “Brand Love”
Episode 11: Cathy Murphy, Co-Founder and CEO, Venus Media Group on “Balance”
Episode 12: Rachel Braun Scherl, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, SPARK Solutions for Growth on “Pioneer”
Episode 13: Shonda Brown, Senior Associate Brand Manager, Church and Dwight on “Pivoting”
Episode 14: Max Branstetter, Founder, MaxPodcasting on “Growth”
Episode 20: Dustin Finkel, Founder of Ka-Pop! On “Relationships”

About the Happy Marketer Connection Podcast
Welcome to Happy Marketer Connection. Marketers know it’s the connections we make – between ideas, people, and brands –  that make all the difference. Each week, Happy Marketer Connection invites you to connect with our Co-Founder and CEO Sue Frech, Martech pioneer, and unfailing optimist, as she and her fellow passionate marketers explore engaging and inventive marketing strategies and toast brands making impactful consumer connections.